Nashville is FINALLY back full force

rob333November 15, 2011

I had to share it with y'all! The one thing left, the one undone, was our huge Opry Mills Mall. It was hearbreaking enough to see Opryland go, but to see it for naught with the mall under water, well, that was just unbearable. It supplied jobs, housed our huge IMAX, and was full of really great escape. But the Insurance Companies wouldn't fork over the dough to fix the mall. Honestly, I don't know why, don't care, don't wanna know. But... the Nashville Film Festival (Thank you Nicole Kidman!!! You've helped Nashville so much with your influence!!!!) is holding a benefit tonight. We're open again. Not fully open, but having the theaters back and some of the shops operating, gives us such hope!!! When I can go buy a pair of new shoes just 'cause, catch a flick, and then eat at the Rainforest cafe, I'll be home.

They're showing $2 movies along with the Film Festival. I am really interested to see the movie with Emma Watson, Judi Dench, Dominic Cooper, Kenneth Branaugh... Looks good.

Here is a link that might be useful: Nashville Film Festival-there are trailers for the Festival

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Sounds like a good thing to me! Rob, I'm glad for you and all the other Nashvillians (Nashvillans, maybe?) who visited, shopped, walked, ate at-- and whatever else could be done there. Good for Nicole Kidman, too.

    Bookmark   November 15, 2011 at 6:29PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I'm so glad to see that Nashville is getting back to "full force". I mean, a gal should be able to go to the mall, watch a movie, buy some shoes and go to lunch.

    Bookmark   November 15, 2011 at 8:04PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Was close in 69 for Aviation tech school at Millington but didn't see much of the area. It rained that winter too and we played football in a foot or two of water. Glad things are getting right and looking up for you.

    Bookmark   November 16, 2011 at 12:49PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Quotes 2 - 25 - 15
It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and...
Quotes 2 - 27 - 15
Grief can be the garden of compassion. If you keep...
Remembering Mitzi
My step-mother had a sister named Lyle. A real free...
Is it Spring yet?
The daffodils don't wait, a few days of sunshine and...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™